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Forum: Contractor Licensing 03-11-2016, 09:28 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,865
Posted By vista69
Done!!!

Well, I'm happy to say that I am once again a Legal Builder!!! :)

Taking it for the second time in 27 years wasn't any easier. I'm nearing 50 years old... and there's been a lot of lead paint and...
Forum: Framing 02-29-2016, 08:04 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 4,683
Posted By Jethroe
bmartin, Try to, if you can take pics of...

bmartin,

Try to, if you can take pics of the progress for start to finish and post them here... Now that you've got some folks curiosity and you may need some more intuition or encouragement I...
Forum: Drywall 02-28-2016, 06:32 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 12,208
Posted By blacktop
I'll throw my 2 cents in on this dead carcass of...

I'll throw my 2 cents in on this dead carcass of a rotting horse!

The screw depth ain't got chit to do with it ! for one


The glue can cause an issue if over glued. [ I've worked on homes...
Forum: Business 02-27-2016, 05:38 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,097
Posted By Metro M & L
Ask them about their criminal back ground. And...

Ask them about their criminal back ground. And listen. Pregnant pauses, change in pitch of voice (waivering, increased speaking speed). They will often tell you what has happened in the past. Not...
Forum: Drywall 02-27-2016, 05:06 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 12,208
Posted By Warren
Lots of glue on walls, with very few screws in...

Lots of glue on walls, with very few screws in the field. Screws that aren't there, can't pop.
Forum: Drywall 02-27-2016, 03:20 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 12,208
Posted By Tom M
Glue obviously reduces the number of fasteners...

Glue obviously reduces the number of fasteners but for glue to bond better you usually need to make contact then stretch it open the reattach. The chemical reaction is better.

Some feel it helps...
Forum: Drywall 02-27-2016, 03:18 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 12,208
Posted By Texas Wax
My opinion- The framing was soaking wet...

My opinion-

The framing was soaking wet (just taken out of a river). Shrunk big time. Glue did not adhere well due to the moisture.

And another likely factor, if this is recent, the cold snap...
Forum: Drywall 02-27-2016, 02:57 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 12,208
Posted By Walraven
Walls we screw perimeter only glue the center....

Walls we screw perimeter only glue the center. Glue blobs 8" oc
Ceilings perimeter screws one in the center glue blobs 8" ov again , no glue within 6" of a screw.
Forum: Drywall 02-27-2016, 02:23 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 12,208
Posted By cdkyle
Always screw, no glue. Always, other than a few...

Always screw, no glue. Always, other than a few sheets, sub it out to the pros.
Forum: Drywall 02-27-2016, 02:19 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 12,208
Posted By Golden view
Wet lumber is probably one of the main reasons...

Wet lumber is probably one of the main reasons for pops.
Forum: Drywall 02-27-2016, 02:10 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 12,208
Posted By mako1
I never use glue and always use screws.Doubles in...

I never use glue and always use screws.Doubles in the field and staggered on the joints.Never had a problem.
Forum: Drywall 02-27-2016, 02:10 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 12,208
Posted By avenge
Screws no glue. 10" in the field, 6" to 8" on...

Screws no glue. 10" in the field, 6" to 8" on edges.
Forum: Drywall 02-27-2016, 02:01 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 12,208
Posted By Bradcon
I personally don't glue my drywall. All screws...

I personally don't glue my drywall. All screws and no nails. But the absolute best way to deal with drywall is to have someone else do it!
Forum: General Discussion 02-27-2016, 10:35 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,142
Posted By onmywayup
Level Shelves: Story of an Idiot

I just spent two hours inside my new trailer putting shelves in and getting things organized (wow, great to have a trailer again after 6 months without one!). I'm thinking to myself: Man, I've never...
Forum: General Discussion 02-22-2016, 04:08 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 6,705
Posted By blacktop
That's the one thing I love about new...

That's the one thing I love about new construction .
Forum: General Discussion 12-21-2015, 04:10 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 9,991
Posted By WarnerConstInc.
The taste.

The taste.
Forum: Masonry 12-02-2015, 10:03 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 6,459
Posted By superseal
I spec my own proprietary mix, add grace micro...

I spec my own proprietary mix, add grace micro fiber and mix it like a dry pack. Most times, I'll keep the joints fairly tight and point up with a concave slicker/jointer and hawk.

Moist curing is...
Forum: Masonry 11-01-2015, 01:42 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,196
Posted By superseal
[/B] Epoxy and polyurethane injection is...

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Epoxy and polyurethane injection is regularly used on complex masonry repairs, commercial roadway and bridge repair, building facades, foundations and all types of structural concrete.
...
Forum: Business 10-08-2015, 11:46 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 7,415
Posted By 480sparky
Why on God's Green Little Half Acre do they think...

Why on God's Green Little Half Acre do they think YOU should subsidize THEIR business failings?


They want you to reduce your rate.

You want to increase your rate.


Tell 'em you'll meet...
Forum: Business 04-12-2015, 09:14 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,553
Posted By EthanB
The liability insurance I have goes off projected...

The liability insurance I have goes off projected payroll for the year to determine my annual premium. You can usually pay a GL premium in full or in installments, usually 8(I think) but with an...
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